Lake Camanche has dropped to 72% full elevation 218.39 while Pardee Lake as climbed up to 93% full. With rain in the forecast for the next 5 days we hope to see an increase in our lake level. Lake Camanche was releasing approximately 342 C.F.S into the Mokelumne River while receiving approx. 264 C.F.S. from Pardee at the time of this report.

Last plant was Friday 3/9/18 with 1,200 lbs. of Mt. Lassen trout split between the south pond and south lake with 600 lbs. to each location. An additional 1,200 lbs. will be delivered before next weekend.

Left & right: Martin Rojas of Galt shared this Monster Bass in a message on Facebook! He wrote, “I was actually fishing for trout and did not have any Bass tackle with me. I had a 7′ ultralight rod and reel with a 4lb test line jigging a Powerbait minnow shad. It weighed 8lbs and it was released back into the lake. It was a fight of a lifetime on a 4lb test lots of fun. This was this past Sunday north shore.” 3/4/18

Left: Armando Palacios posted to Instagram on 3/1/18 and commented, “TBT, Went to @lakecamanche Camanche with @ram_ir_ez for his birthday and we helped our Mom n Pops @proto_88 catch their first crappies ever! Just another crappie day of fishing…”

Right: chriso916 posted this shot to Instagram and wrote, “chriso916✌at a time kinda day @lakecamanche#bassfishing#doubles#happysaturday”

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Left: Timothy Quilon, aka two_9s_209 posted to Instagram, “two_9s__209Went rippn with Pops and @jeff_kramer__209 today. We smacked em. @lakecamanche YEETADEE! #rippnlipps#rippnlippshitsquad #stayrippn”

Saturday 3/10/18

Right: Nicole Marie posted this shot to Instagram stating, “californiaborn_209And today is his day! 😄 he finally caught one, a Big one! 5.85 lbs! #trout #rainbowtrout #bigfish #fish #happy#lakecamanche #exciting #proud #fisherman@mohawkaaron”

Left: Local resident Jeff Howard with his latest monster catfish caught at the south pond this week.

Right: @joetzbz posted to Instagram, “joetzbzGot my fishing license. Thanks to @wes_page_vscc and @trill_will_22 I was reeling in this guy less than 24 hours later. #hooked #herefishyfishy #rainbow#bringinghomethesupper”

Left: Adrian Murar with @propointlures posted this photo to Instagram last weekend.


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Left: Richard S of Rancho Cordova brought in this 4.81 lb. trout reporting that he was using a spinner and fishing out by the dam.

Right: Nick Hicks of Ione was fishing up river and hauled in this 2.21 lb. crappie using white grub.

Thank you to all those that choose Lake Camanche and those that share your photos!